Sears was originally founded as a watch company. Roebuck, a watchmaker from Indiana, was Sears' first employee.
January 23 at 9:02 PM
Sears' mail order catalog, in 1902, included opium, marketed as a "homeopathic remedy". They also sold heroin and cocaine.
January 7 at 1:37 PM
The atrium of the ~~Willis~~ Sears Tower is shaped like a mailbox, to honor Sears' beginnings as a mail order business.
November 30 at 6:25 PM
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